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We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.
|Ships November through April|
Fruiting Pear Tree
Fruiting Pear Tree are also lovely as ornamental trees, as many produce a stately, compact profile.
Pear trees are an ideal specimen for wildlife enthusiasts, as they attract many native species, including deer. Many of today's fruiting pear varieties are resistant to the blights and other diseases that plagued the trees in times past.
Fruiting Pear Tree bear their fruit during the fall of the year. Fruits range in color from green and yellow to orange, red, and brown. Depending on the variety planted, you will be able to harvest ripe pears between the months of August and November. You will delight in harvesting bushels of delicious organic fruit from your own trees.
Many types of pears are self-pollinating, so you will need only one tree in order to enjoy the fruit. However, your crops will be more abundant if you plant two or more trees in the same location, as this allows cross-pollination to occur. Some hybrids require a complimentary variety in order to produce fruit. Pears are typically hardy in zones 5 through 9.